Meaning of “cottage cheese” in the English Dictionary

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"cottage cheese" in English

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cottage cheesenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌkɒt.ɪdʒ ˈtʃiːz/ us /ˌkɑː.t̬ɪdʒ ˈtʃiːz/

Examples from literature

  • As soon as the class meets, demonstrate the method of making cottage cheese. 
  • Cool and then rub one and one-half cupfuls of cottage cheese through a sieve. 
  • Dessert cottage cheese often served with yogurt. 
  • So cottage cheese is a good meat substitute and a practical way of using part of the skim milk when the cream is taken off for butter. 
  • The protein of milk is largely the part which makes cottage cheese. 

(Definition of “cottage cheese” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cottage cheese" in American English

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cottage cheesenoun [ U ]

us /ˈkɑt̬·ɪdʒ ˌtʃiz, ˈtʃiz/

soft, white cheese made from sour milk

(Definition of “cottage cheese” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)